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  1. Vestibular Sense
  2. hippocampus
  3. Cones
  4. Priming
  5. pituitary gland
  1. a a neural center located in the limbic system that helps process explicit memories for storage
  2. b The activation, often unconsciously, of certain associations, thus predisposing one's perception, memory or response.
  3. c Retinal receptor cells that are cconcentratednear the center of the retina and that function in daylight or in well-lit conditions. The cones detect fine detail and give rise to color sensations.
  4. d The sense of body movement and position, including the sense of balance
  5. e the endocrine system's most influential gland. Under the influence of the hypothalamus, the pituitary regulates growth and controls other endocrine glands

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A mental predisposition to perceive one thing and not another.
  2. that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying directly behind the forehead
  3. a memory measure that assesses the amount of time saved when learning material for a second time
  4. Depth cues, such as interposition and linear perspective, available to either eye alone.
  5. natural, opiatelike neurotransmitters linked to pain control and to pleasure

5 True/False questions

  1. Sensory interactiona neuron conducting impulses inwards to the brain or spinal cord


  2. norepinephrineAlso called adrenaline, a hormone that stimulates body systems in response to stress.


  3. auditory cortexthat part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying inside the temples of the head


  4. SubliminalBelow one's absolute threshold for consciouus awareness.


  5. mnemonicsthe persistence of learning over time through the storage and retrieval of information